Canton Tea Co stockists

We supply the finest tea and teaware to a host of top restaurants, coffee shops and retail outlets. Below is just a small selection of our current trade partners.

UK Distribution Partners


Origin Coffee Origin Coffee

Origin are serious about good coffee (and now good tea), distributing the best beverages to the most discerning establishments in Cornwall and the South West.

Clifton Coffee(44K) Clifton Coffee

Specialty coffee roasters, fine tea suppliers and distributors of the finest espresso, filter and tea brewing equipment across the UK

The Journal of Chinese Medicine(44K) The Journal of Chinese Medicine

The foremost English language journal on all aspects of Chinese medicine, selling our loose leaf teas alongside their medicinal products.

Tree of Life(44K) Tree of Life

The UK's leading wholesale distributor of health food, natural food and organic food products.

Extract Coffee Roasters Ltd(44K) Extract Coffee Roasters Ltd

Artisan coffee roasters using a 1955 cast iron vintage Probat roaster called Betty to create their stunning coffee.

The Tea Alchemist(44K) The Tea Alchemist

Handcrafted organic tea blends and tisanes.

Welsh Coffee Company(44K) Welsh Coffee Company

Fair trade coffee suppliers to hotels, restaurants, cafes, pubs and homes.

Tree of Life(44K) Carrara Collection

Dedicated to sourcing and establishing exceptional coffee, with full traceability and sustainability throughout.



International Distribution Partners

If you would like to be considered please contact Edgar@cantonteaco.com


Compania Ceaiului(44K) Compania Ceaiului

Our Romanian partner Compania Ceaiului sells only Canton Tea online and in her Tea Shop Tashi. Va asteptam cu drag in magazinul nostru din Strada Baratiei Nr. 33, Bucuresti, in spatele magazinului Cocor.



River Cottage River Cottage Canteen

Uniting River Cottage freshly prepared seasonal, local, organic and wild food with Canton Tea.

River Cottage Canteen, St John's Court, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2QY

The Waterside Inn The Waterside Inn

A leading light in the world of gastronomy, the Waterside Inn is owned by the legendary Roux dynasty and has held three Michelin stars for over 25 years.

Ferry Road, Bray, Berkshire, SL6 2AT

ChinaTang @ The Dorchester (44K) ChinaTang @ The Dorchester

Authentic Cantonese food and drink situated in one of London's most famous and exclusive hotels

Park Lane, Mayfair, London

Pollen Street Social (44K) Pollen Street Social

Renowned chef Jason Atherton's first independent restaurant, awarded its first Michelin star within a year of opening

8-10 Pollen Street, W1S 1NQ London, United Kingdom

Petersham Nurseries(44K) Petersham Nurseries

Michelin-starred restaurant and teahouse located in a leafy walled garden in Richmond

Church Lane, Off Petersham Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7AG

bistro du vin clerkenwell (44K) Bistro du Vin

The critically-acclaimed Hotel du Vin brand has come to London as Bistro du Vin

Branches in Soho and Clerkenwell

Buddha bar Buddha Bar London

The globally recognised and widely acclaimed restaurant that oozes style.

145 Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7PA

The Gate Restaurant (44K) The Gate Restaurant

London's most successful vegetarian restaurant

51 Queen Caroline St, Hammersmith, London, W6 9QL

Kin St Food(44K) Kin St Food

Pan-Asian street food in central London

88 Leather Lane, Clerkenwell, London, EC1N 7TT

The Thali Café(44K) The Thali Café

Multi-award winning Indian street food café with 4 branches in Bristol

Various locations in Bristol

Tuk Cho(44K) Tuk Cho

South East Asian street food prepared in a vibrant environment inspired by bustling street markets

28-30 New Broadway, Ealing, London, W5 2XA

Watatsumi(44K) Watatsumi

Contemporary Japanese restaurant serving some of the best asian food in the UK alongside stylish cocktails

7 Northumberland Avenue, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5BY

Feng Sushi Feng Sushi

London Sushi restaurants serving the best seasonal and sustainably caught fish.

Branches throughout London

Turl Street Kitchen Turl Street Kitchen

A new restaurant in the heart of Oxford with a daily changing menu of seasonal specialities

16-17 Turl Street, Oxford, OX1 3DH

The Ethicurean The Ethicurean

Winners of The Observer Best Ethical Restaurant 2011, this restaurant is located within a stunning walled garden outside of Bristol.

Barley Wood Walled Garden, Long Lane, Wrington

The Roof Gardens The Roof Gardens

Part of Sir Richard Branson's portfolio of unique retreats, this restaurant is set in three spectacular themed landscaped gardens in the heart of Kensington.

99 Kensington High Street, London

The Centenary Bar and Brasserie The Centenary Bar and Brasserie

The new bar and restaurant of the Birmingham REP Theatre.

Centenary Square, Birmingham

Gylly Beach Gylly Beach

This restaurant is right on Falmouth's famous Gyllyngvase beach, overlooked by the imposing Pendennis castle with fantastic views of the lizard peninsula.

Cliff Road, Falmouth, Cornwall

Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant

Established by Rick Stein and Jill Stein in 1975, The Seafood Restaurant is famous for establishing an international reputation for imaginative cooking of the very freshest fish and shellfish.

Riverside, Padstow, Cornwall

Rojano's Rojano's

Bringing the taste of Italy to Cornwall using local fresh produce.

9 Mill Square, Padstow, Cornwall

Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall

Jamie Oliver's famous Fifteen restaurant in Cornwall, with spectacular beach views and marvellous food.

On The Beach, Watergate Bay, Cornwall

Hub St Ives Hub St Ives

Bar and restaurant on the waterfront of St Ives serving great burgers, craft beers, and of course, Canton Tea.

4 The Wharf, St Ives

Admirable Crichton Admirable Crichton

Pop-up restaurant and event organisers, hosting glamorous events in major London venues.

Unit 5 Camberwell Trading Estate Denmark Road London SE5 9LB

Aumbry Restaurant Aumbry Restaurant

Restaurant housed within a small, converted cottage in the heart of Prestwich village.

2 Church Lane, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1AJ

Boca Bar Glastonbury Boca Bar Glastonbury

The trendy Glastonbury Boca Bar, housed in the red brick building of the old Morlands factory.

The Red Brick Building Centre, Morland Road, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9FT

Gibsons at the Yacht Club Gibsons at the Yacht Club

Restaurant set in a 1927 luxury steam yacht moored on the Thames.

Temple Pier, Victoria Embankment, London, WC2R 2PN

Giggling Squid (Chokdee Ltd) Giggling Squid (Chokdee Ltd)

Fantastic Thai restaurant cooking authentic Thai food from locally sourced ingredients.

Sussex, Surrey, South Oxfordshire and Kent

Larch Cottage Nurseries Larch Cottage Nurseries

One of the top garden nurseries in the UK offering rare and unusual plants and garden statues with a Mediterranean restaurant alongside.

Melkinthorpe, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 2DR

North Bar Social North Bar Social

Cosy bar near Leeds serving great food and interesting beers, and Canton Tea.

6-8 Bondgate, Otley, lS21 3AB

Nudo Noodle House Nudo Noodle House

Fantastic authentic oriental noodle house in the heart of Newcastle.

54/56 Low Friar Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5UE

Nudo Sushi Box Limited Nudo Sushi Box Limited

A chain of brilliant sushi take away restaurants in Newcastle.

147 Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7AG

Orwells Orwells

18th century pub serving modern country food, seasonal and locally sourced.

Shiplake Row, Binfield Heath, South Oxfordshire, RG9 4DP

Ping Pong UK Ping Pong UK

Chic Dim Sum restaurant chain with venues throughout London.

Various Locations

Plymouth Arts Centre Plymouth Arts Centre

Fantastic bar and restaurant at the Plymouth Arts Centre, created by Jamie Oliver protégé Sammy Lounds.

38 Looe Street, Plymouth, PL4 0EB

Royal Exchange Royal Exchange

The Round Restaurant at the Royal Exchange serving great modern British food.

The Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann's Square, Manchester, M2 7DH

The BoatHouse The BoatHouse

Informal riverside pub in Bath, set in beautiful landscaped gardens and with picturesque views over the River Avon.

Newbridge Road, Bath, Somerset, BA1 3NB

Tom Aikens Restaurant Tom Aikens Restaurant

Acclaimed restaurant offering an innovative interpretation of modern French cuisine.

43 Elystan Street, London SW3 3NT

Tom's Kitchen Canary Wharf Tom's Kitchen Canary Wharf

Modern British restaurant, bar and deli serving British classics at Canary Wharf.

11 Westferry Circus, London, E14 4HD

Tom's Kitchen Somerset House Tom's Kitchen Somerset House

A restaurant, a deli and a beautiful terrace, during the summer months one of London's most popular al fresco bars with views across the river.

Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA

Wild Garlic Wild Garlic

Restaurant and rooms in the South West serving first class food in the Cotswold town of Nailsworth.

3 Cossacks Square, Nailsworth, Glos GL6 0DB

RHS Wisley RHS Wisley

The restaurant at the Royal Horticultural Society's stunning gardens at Wisley, serving Canton Tea.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey, GU23 6QB

Sushi and Robata Sushi and Robata by Genji

At Sushi and Robata the traditional and the new is intertwined with Japanese style barbecue and sushi in the heart Kensington.

Wholefoods, 63-97 Kensington High Street, The Barkers Building, London W8 5SE

Indie Coffee Shops


Ground Café Hove(44K) Ground Coffee Houses

Coffee specialists listed in the Independent's top 50 coffee shops in the UK

Branches in Hove and Brighton

Laynes Espresso(44K) Laynes Espresso

Producing and serving some of the best coffee in the UK

16 New Station Street, Leeds, LS1

Mark's Cafe Mark's Café

Bristol's best bread-maker now serving delicious homemade food alongside Canton Tea.

291 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1JU

Spring Espresso(44K) Spring Espresso

Artisan coffee, fine Chinese teas and stupendous cakes, a cool place to be in York

45 Fossgate, York, YO1 9TF

The Brew House(44K) The Brew House

In the setting of one of Cornwall’s most beautiful harbour towns Porthleven, The Brew House is a place to sit back and enjoy a great speciality coffee that’s roasted and brewed with care, (or a cup of Canton Tea!).

Harbour Head, Porthleven, Cornwall

Crema Espresso(44K) Crema Espresso

Award-winning Yorkshire coffee shop.

12 Wellington Road, Bridlington

Artigiano(44K) Artigiano

Finely crafted coffee created by skilled baristas in this stylish London coffee house, also serving food and Canton tea.

1 Paternoster Square, St Pauls, London

Good Vibes(44K) Good Vibes

Trendy cafe in beautiful sunny Falmouth. The perfect place to treat yourself to an incredible breakfast or slice of cake with your cup of Canton tea.

28 Killigrew Street, Falmouth, Cornwall

Jika Jika(44K) Jika Jika

Bath's favourite cafe. A stylishly eclectic space offering a delicious seasonal menu, Barista led coffee, and Canton Tea.

4a Princes Buildings, Bath, Somerset

Relish(44K) Relish

An artisan cafe and delicatessen tucked away in Cornwall.

Foundry Court, Wadebridge, Cornwall

Chancery Coffee(44K) Chancery Coffee

Artisan Baristas in the Heart of London’s Legal Community.

Chancery Coffee, 90 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1DT

Department of Coffee & Social Affairs(44K) Department of Coffee & Social Affairs

Social hub and coffee shop set within a renovated ironmongers, established by coffee professionals, designers and artists.

14-16 Leather Lane, EC1N

Full Court Press(44K) Full Court Press

Speciality coffee shop in the centre of Bristol where well informed staff serve interesting and unusual coffees.

59 Broad Street, Bristol, BS1 2EJ

Joe's Coffee(44K) Joe's Coffee

Independent coffee shop in Bristol opened in 2009.

49a Whiteladies Rd, Bristol BS8 2LS

Look mum no hands(44K) Look mum no hands

The only venue for bicycle enthusiasts who also love good coffee, tea and beer. A bike workshop with café-bar alongside.

49 Old St, London EC1V 9HX

Opposite Café(44K) Opposite Café

Brilliant coffee, lovely homemade food, music and sofas near Leeds University.

26 Blenheim Terrace, Leeds, LS2 9HD

Redwood Coffee House(44K) Redwood Coffee House

Specialist coffee shop serving coffee, tea, cakes and lunches and playing great music.

99 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, BN1 4ER

Rialto Coffee T/A The Vintage coffee Co(44K) Rialto Coffee T/A The Vintage coffee Co

Hand roasted Rialto coffee served in indie Yorkshire coffee shop the Vintage Coffee Company.

3 Chesterfield Rd, S18 2XA Dronfield

Speakeasy Espresso & Brew Bar(44K) Speakeasy Espresso & Brew Bar

London coffee shop brewing some of the finest coffee available along with quality seasonal food and baking.

3 Lowndes Court, Carnaby, London, W1F 7HD

Tonic Coffee Bar(44K) Tonic Coffee Bar

Contemporary Italian espresso bar situated in London’s buzzing Regent Street Quadrant.

15 Sherwood St., Regent Street Quadrant, W1F 7ED

Habitat Cafe(44K) Habitat Cafe

Café in the town square of the pretty town of Aberfeldy in Highland Perthshire, with handmade farmhouse tables and a focus on sustainability.

1 The Square, Aberfeldy, Perth & Kinross, PH15 2DD

Woodruffs Organic Café(44K) Woodruffs Organic Café

Britain’s first totally organic café, offering a delicious menu of locally-sourced organic wholefood.

24 The High Street, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 1AJ


Woodruffs Organic Café(44K) The Parlour at Lavenham

Award Winning handmade Ice Creams & Hot Chocolate, Monmouth Coffee, Affogatos and handmade Chocolate Gifts. Beautiful location in historic Lavenham. 

91 High Street, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9PZ

An all day cafe and wine bar serving an array of brunch dishes, sharing plates, cheese and charcuterie, all using locally sourced ingredients. 

31A Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 6N

Tea Rooms


National Trust (44K) National Trust

Various cafes and tea-rooms around the UK, set in magnificent surroundings

Various locations

Froginwell Vineyard(44K) Froginwell Vineyard

This cafe is part of the Froginwell Estate, a family-run vineyard and cider barn in the picturesque pastures of East Devon.

Woodbury Salterton, Exeter

Ashburnham Christian Trust(44K) Ashburnham Christian Trust

Christian conference and prayer centre set in glorious East Sussex countryside. An ideal venue for church groups, retreats, holidays and conferences.

Ashburnham Place, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 9NF

Curled Leaf Tea Shop(44K) Curled Leaf Tea Shop

New quirky café on Mill Lane with yoga treatments in the back room.

Mill Lane, West Hampstead, London NW2

The Tea Birds Ltd(44K) The Tea Birds Ltd

Vintage tea room in the heart of Bristol using local suppliers for tea and coffee and serving afternoon teas.

20 Park Street, Bristol



Acacia Boutique (44K) Acacia Boutique

Uniquely styled boutique family owned hotel which incorporates old Victorian charm and up to date modern living

Queens Promenade, Douglas, Isle of Man

Angel Abergavenny The Angel Hotel Abergavenny

A luxurious, 3 star hotel, located in the centre of Abergavenny.

15 Cross St, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales, NP7 5EN

Eccleston Square(44K) Eccleston Square

London's most High-Tec hotel, situated in an award-winning garden square, demonstrating an elegant fusion between old and new

37 Eccleston Square Hotel, London, SW1V 1PB

Hotel Endsleigh(44K) Hotel Endsleigh

Olga Polizzi's beautifully picturesque grade 1 listed house, situated on the edge of Dartmoor

Milton Abbot, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0PQ

The Magdalen Chapter(44K) The Magdalen Chapter

A stunning historic building and grounds turned into a unique hotel, spa and restaurant.

Magdalen Street, Exeter, EX2 4HY

Bayards Cove Inn(44K) Bayards Cove Inn

Historic Devon 7-bedroom inn and restaurant situated amongst the winding streets and waterfront of Dartmouth.

27 Lower Street, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 9AN

Lewinnick Lodge(44K) Lewinnick Lodge

Boutique seaside restaurant and rooms in Cornwall.

Pentire Headland, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1QD

The Plume of Feathers(44K) The Plume of Feathers

An immaculately renovated 16th century restaurant with rooms in Cornwall.

Mitchell, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 5AX

Watergate Bay(44K) Watergate Bay

Set on a spectacular surfing beach on the north Cornwall coast.

On The Beach, Watergate Bay, Cornwall, TR8 4AA

Hell Bay(44K) Hell Bay

Award-winning luxury hotel on the beautiful island of Bryher on the Isles of Scilly.

Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23 0PR

Foxhills(44K) Foxhills

A resort hotel, health spa, golf destination and members club near Heathrow airport.

Ottershaw, Surrey, United Kingdom, KT16 0EL

Hammet House(44K) Hammet House

Luxury country house hotel in Pembrokeshire set in landscaped grounds on the river Teifi.

Llechryd, Cardigan, Pembrokeshire SA43 2QA

Helene Darroze at the Connaught(44K) Helene Darroze at the Connaught

Delectable French cuisine made by one of France’s greatest exports at Hélène Darroze at the Connaught.

The Connaught, Carlos Place, Mayfair, London, W1K 2AL

The Bingham Hotel(44K) The Bingham Hotel

An unusual boutique hotel and restaurant tucked away by the river in Richmond-upon-Thames.

61 - 63 Petersham Road, Richmond-upon-Thames, Surrey, TW10 6UT

The Chesterfield Hotel Mayfair (44K) The Chesterfield Hotel Mayfair

Elegant hotel where old-world charm and modern standards of comfort meet.

35 Charles Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 5EB

The Stafford Hotel(44K) The Stafford Hotel

A stunningly beautiful haven of calm away from London’s busy streets.

St James's Place 16-18, London, SW1A 1NJ

Tower House Oxford(44K) Tower House Oxford

17th century townhouse in the heart of Oxford offering rooms steeped in history, with the fantastic Turl Street Kitchen alongside offering food and refreshments.

15 Ship Street, Oxford, OX1 3DA



East India Company(44K) East India Company

Selling luxury fine foods at their flagship store in the heart of London

7-8 Conduit Street, London, W1S 2XF

John Lewis John Lewis

Leading British retailer famed for quality assurance

Oxford Street and Bluewater Foodhalls

The Real Food Store The Real Food Store

Exeter's first community owned food store, an unusual project started by a group of enthusiastic food lovers who upheld values of sustainability, locality and seasonality.

11 & 13 Paris Street, Exeter

Delicious Delicious

Delicatessen specialising in the best of Cornish fine foods, wines, speciality teas and coffees and gift hampers, with a cafe alongside.

Fore Street, Marazion, Cornwall

Harrods Harrods

World famous luxury department store, stocking Jekka herbs.

87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7XL

Amazon UK (44K) Amazon UK

The world's largest online retailer

Catering Companies


Fosters Event Catering(44K) Fosters Event Catering

One of the largest independently-owned catering businesses in England, running events in historic venues and stately homes.



Babington’s Tea Rooms – Italy(44K) Babington’s Tea Rooms – Italy

World-renowned tea-room established in 1893, set on the Spanish Steps

Piazza di Spagna, 23 00187, Roma, Italy

Bar 9 – Australia(44K) Bar 9 – Australia

The premier coffee destination in South Australia - seriously committed to sourcing and serving the very best coffee and tea

96 Glen Osmond rd, Parkside, SA Australia

Pollen Singapore Pollen Singapore

Housed in the brand new 'Flower Dome', Pollen is the new creation of Jason Atherton (Pollen St Social)

Flower Dome, Gardens By The Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive #01-09, Singapore 018953

Tapeo BCN(44K) Tapeo BCN

New Spanish Tapas Restaurants in France

Confluence Commercial Centre, 112 Cours Charlemagne, 69002 Lyon, France

Dean & Deluca (Kuwait)(44K) Dean & Deluca (Kuwait)

Iconic gourmet food retailer, Kuwait branch.

The Avenues, P.O. Box 181, Safaat 13002, Kuwait